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What Happened on May 9, 1893

Famous Birthdays

  • William Moulton Marston, American psychologist (inventor of an early prototype of the lie detector) and writer (co-creator, Wonder Woman), born in Saugus, Massachusetts (d. 1947)
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About May 9, 1893

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 127 years, 9 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Taurus